Search Tag: telemonitoring

Cardiology Management

Pacemaker Checks Help Prevent Stroke

2015 23 Oct

In a study that investigated whether pacemaker checks could be used to identify patients with asymptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF), it was found that it was worthwhile using them to identify patients at risk. AF is a common heart rhythm disorder and affects approximately 2 percent of people in the developed world. The condition increases the risk of... Read more

Cardiology Management

New Results: Biotronik Home Monitoring Achieves Reduction in Mortality

2014 22 May

Late breaking trial session at ESC Heart Failure Congress shows significant benefits for various device populations with the telemonitoring technologyBiotronik, a leading manufacturer of cardiovascular medical technology, has announced new results from a sub-analysis of last year’s groundbreaking IN-TIME trial. Coordinating investigator Professor Gerhard... Read more

Cardiology Management

Perfect Timing Crucial in Precise Arrhythmia Diagnosis

2013 19 Dec

According to a well-known Berlin cardiologist, monitoring devices enable physicians to treat patients more effectively. The BioMonitor from BIOTRONIK is now approved for full-body MR scans.As the medical director of the Department of Cardiology and Intensive Care Unit and the Department of Internal Medicine and Angiology at Klinikum am Urban, Berlin,... Read more

Health Management

Evaluation of Medical Teleconference Setups: Telemedicine in the Euroregion Pomerania

2013 28 Nov

AuthorsDr. Mark-Christopher Spoerl (left photo)Dr. Christian Rosenberg (right photo) Institute of Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany [email protected]   Kristin Kroos (left photo) Prof. Dr. Steffen Fleßa (right photo) Department of General Business Administration... Read more

ICU Management

Advanced ICU Care® Continues to Expand Tele‑ICU Services to Hospitals Across the U.S.

2013 10 May

Expands by 33 Percent Over Last Six Months; Demonstrates Growing Need for Remote ICU Support in the U.S.Advanced ICU Care® announced new tele-ICU partnerships with several hospitals across the U.S., including one new systemwide agreement and partnership renewals with two current client hospitals. The company's continued growth demonstrates the increasing... Read more